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Kaleidoscope world wedding traditions for inspiration

In Laos, the groom shall carry his bride to the very house in which they will live. In England, the bride has to prove her stamina, having lifted the heavy lid of the chest Church. The wedding rituals of many peoples of the world are so diverse and amazing that sometimes it’s just hard to believe.

Ukraine in August-September — the wedding season, no less than the rich national traditions. Find out what is interesting about marriage in different parts of the world and inspired ideas to make your biggest day in life is no less original and memorable.

Wedding African

African rituals and the truth is shocking! So, in a tribe For every bride must pass through the ranks of the relatives of the bride, who with all the dope beat him with sticks. If a young man passes the test, then he is ready for marriage. And if you hold this ritual in the form of the game?

In Kenya during the entire honeymoon husband wears female clothes to feel what it — to be a woman. On his wife put red and black ornament that symbolizes the change her family status.

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Amazing facts about South Korea

KOREA. LAND OF THE MORNING CALM

Most Ukrainians mention of South Korea is associated with cheap electronics,

spicy carrots with our markets and the stories about dog meat as a local delicacy. Unfortunately, myths often hide from us the reality…

One look at Seoul, the capital of South Korea, enough to agree: the state is indeed full of surprises! The first thing that catches your eye – hundreds of groups and placed singly skyscrapers. Here and there giant piles of they rested in a small haze of the sky – different configurations, different design, dressed in huge plasma screens or billboards. And in the shadow of modern architecture surrounded by a delightful hiding the silence of Buddhist temples or Palace complexes colorful former rulers of the country. But from the collision of past and present does not occur dissonance – different eras seamlessly intertwined, durmana sounds, smells, the tempo.

OH, THE ROADS…

The second pleasant shock – it’s expensive. Their perfectly smooth surface, without patches and potholes, causes unconcealed envy. They were modelled on the American highways, because often have four rows in each direction. In addition, the city is shrouded in a web of interchanges of air, Continue reading

The Most interesting 10 facts about Japan

In ancient times, Japanese people were fishing with tame cormorants.

At night the fishermen in the boat lit torches, attracting thereby the fish. Then with each boat produced a dozen cormorants, tied to long ropes. Your birds neck was intercepted by a flexible collar, not allowing the cormorants to swallow the fish caught. Cormorants are fast gaining their craws, and the fisherman pulled the birds in the boat, where he collected the catch. Each bird received his reward and was produced for the next round of hunting for fish.

Japanese, answering the phone, not say “Hello” and “MOSI-MOSI”.

When the phone has entered the life of Japanese, they are responding to the call, said “Oh, Oh!” that reminded our “Yes, Yes!”. And the one who called me and said: “hi, the e gozaimasu” (“I have a case”). These words gradually replaced patter “Moshimasu, moshimasu” (“Say, speak”), which over time was reduced to the current “MOSI-MOSI”.

The Japanese call the green light blue.

When Japan appeared the first street lights, signals were red, yellow and blue colors. Then it turned out that a bunch of green color is much easier to see at a distance than blue. So the blue lenses of traffic lights gradually replaced by green. But the custom of naming a permissive traffic signal “blue” remained.

Depicted on Japanese banknotes very hairy men.

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What to bring from Japan
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Southeast Asia to Russian
We continue our series on where Russians can travel without obtaining a visa. We have to get together and fly! In past issues we told you where to go without…

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